Nimscal is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, prescribed for painful inflammatory conditions, back pain, dysmenorrhea, postoperative pain, osteoarthritis, and fever.
Search for Drugs/Medicines
Medindia currently has information on 3,117
generic drugs and 110,464
brands that have their prices listed. New drugs with their prices are listed as and when they get approved by the drug controller. Please do write to us (firstname.lastname@example.org
) if a drug is missing from our comprehensive drug price list.
Drug information on Nimscal (Nimesulide) from Scala Pharmaceuticals
Drug Name : Nimesulide
Nimesulide(Sulide) generic Nimscal is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, prescribed for painful inflammatory conditions, back pain, dysmenorrhea, postoperative pain, osteoarthritis, and fever.
More Info about Nimesulide
Trade Names for Nimesulide
Sulide, Nimalox, Nilsid, Mesulid, Drexel, Donulide, Aulin, Ainex, Heugan, Mesulid, Minapon, NeRelid, Edrigyl, Enetra, Eskaflam, Nexen, Nidolon, Nilden
The usual dose is 100mg twice a day.
Children: 5mg/kg of body weight in 2 or 3 divided doses.
Gastrointestinal : Abdominal discomfort, heartburn, abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
Central Nervous System : Headache, dizziness and drowsiness.
Genitourinary : Blood in urine, decrease in urination and kidney failure.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
Contraindicated in patients with gastrointestinal bleeding, ulcer, severe kidney, liver disease, bleeding disorders, and hypersensitivity.
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of stomach problem, high blood pressure, fluid retention, elderly, during pregnancy and breast-feeding.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it in cool place.